All primes and for prime prices

Market remains strong for prime sheep, with a best price of $215.50

Market remains strong for prime sheep, with a best price of $215.50

The sheep were all big and fat, consequently prices per head were well up on last week.

The market remains strong for prime sheep, with a best price of $215.50, that went to H and K.J McMillan P/S for a pen of six male lambs.

The 18 prime ewes sold from $137 to $140.

There will be no sale next week, everyone will be at Gisborne’s A&P Show.

Best prices — Prime lambs: H and K.J McMillan, 6, $215.50, 5, $185.50, 16, $185, 8, $150; Robbie Evans, 2, $211.50; F and J Willson, 5, $210.50; Hain P/S, 8, $200; P W Bennett, 12, $186; Knapdale Eco Lodge, 2, $164.50; Pouriwai Trust, 2, $150, 3, $141.50, 1, $111, 1, $91. Prime wethers: Knapdale Eco Lodge, 4, $135; Prime ewes: Pouriwai Trust, 1, $140; Hain P/S, 5, $140; Piritaha P/S, 12, $137.

The sheep were all big and fat, consequently prices per head were well up on last week.

The market remains strong for prime sheep, with a best price of $215.50, that went to H and K.J McMillan P/S for a pen of six male lambs.

The 18 prime ewes sold from $137 to $140.

There will be no sale next week, everyone will be at Gisborne’s A&P Show.

Best prices — Prime lambs: H and K.J McMillan, 6, $215.50, 5, $185.50, 16, $185, 8, $150; Robbie Evans, 2, $211.50; F and J Willson, 5, $210.50; Hain P/S, 8, $200; P W Bennett, 12, $186; Knapdale Eco Lodge, 2, $164.50; Pouriwai Trust, 2, $150, 3, $141.50, 1, $111, 1, $91. Prime wethers: Knapdale Eco Lodge, 4, $135; Prime ewes: Pouriwai Trust, 1, $140; Hain P/S, 5, $140; Piritaha P/S, 12, $137.

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